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When to add a honey super

New beek here. It's spring and in a matter of weeks my five frame nucs have moved into 10 frames and are expanding fast. I'm wondering if I…

Started by Gianina Knoth

9 May 26, 2016
Reply by Gianina Knoth


thermo solar hive kills varroa

Has anyone read about the Thermosolar hive developed in Czechoslovakia? Does anyone have A comment to make on it? Apparently it kills varro…

Started by Holly K Shaw

0 May 18, 2016

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First Swarm Box

I could use some help hanging my first swarm box. There are so many videos it's overwhelming on YouTube. I need a simple solution I can do…

Started by Gianina Knoth

3 May 16, 2016
Reply by Lee Wisnioski

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The proper way to add a second brood box

I added my NUC to my brood box about 11 days's about 80% filled now so I want to add a second brood box on top...How do I do that?…

Started by Michael Tranchina

3 May 16, 2016
Reply by Lee Wisnioski

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Fair price for Honey per pound...

I have a friend that wants to buy some honey for help with her allergies...I won't have any honey for a while... Can anyone share their opi…

Started by Michael Tranchina

1 May 13, 2016
Reply by Sierra Malnove


Mold in the hive

Just want to check with FL beekeepers, because the info I am finding pertains to northern beehive that overwinter. We have what looks like…

Started by Johnnie Keating

3 Apr 7, 2016
Reply by Lee Wisnioski

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Native bees also in trouble

Bumblebees studied for gov’t protection DENVER (AP) — Two species of wild bumblebees found from Alaska to North Carolina and in Canada will…

Started by Lee Wisnioski

0 Mar 23, 2016

Made my first split! :/

So I have a pretty strong hive and decided to remove 5 frames for a split. In the process of doing so and making a thorough inspection seve…

Started by Savannah

1 Mar 11, 2016
Reply by Bijoy Abraham


Electric box swarm announcement

At the last meeting a gentleman announced he had a small swarm in an electric box he wanted someone to remove. I volunteered but lost his n…

Started by Holly K Shaw

0 Mar 7, 2016

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Teaching a newbie the hive.

I need guidance and understanding here. I have a strong hive in my spa and want to move them to a hive I have. I think they will be more co…

Started by Deanna Rebelo

4 Feb 29, 2016
Reply by Deanna Rebelo



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